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Minneola, Florida
Reviewed 26 November 2014

My wife and I spent our last night in Costa Rica at the Hotel Presidente as we had our flight home the next morning. The hotel is very nice and staff was very good. The rooms are modern and comfortable. The hotel has a small private parking lot if your have a rental car but get there early evening for...

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Liege, Belgium
Reviewed 25 November 2014 via mobile

We went there for our first night of our honeymoon before taking another plane the next day. It is really well located, in the Main Street with lots of shops, restaurants, bars nearby. The hotel was very quiet and we could rest a bit after the long flight! The staff is really nice and they even had a special surprise...

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Tonbridge, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 November 2014

We stayed at the Presidente for a single night at both the start & end of our holiday in Costa Rica & each time we found the staff to be friendly & helpful. We were provided with a helpful map of the area & a recommendation for the El Patio restaurant across the road, where we did eat. Our rooms...

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4Thank jdmcg47
Reviewed 12 November 2014

The parking seemed a little strange at first, as it is a small concrete square with a guard and a gate around the corner from the hotel. When you walk in the hotel, any thoughts or concerns drift away quickly as the customer service is fantastic. The front desks provides a map with recommendations for local eats, and the breakfast...

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1Thank CaliforniaRN2012
Reviewed 9 November 2014

The staf is not one. Some are friendly others definitely not. I booked the most expensive room, The luxury suite. Nice big room with a whirlpool. Not very decorated. - Relax with a drink from the mini bar in the comfortable living room. (there was no minibar. we had to ask for it. They brought one completely empty. - Alarm...

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6Thank Arousedrecords A
Cahuita, Costa Rica
Reviewed 8 November 2014

We stayed here for one night. Everything went smooth from the check in to the very helpful staff arranging taxi's and reservations for us. Our room was very nice, they supplied a baby crib like we asked. The breakfast buffet was really good, fresh fruit, egg station, waffles ect. We would stay here again, the location is amazing and we...

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Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 8 November 2014

I absolutely recommend the Presidente, without hesitation if you're in San Jose !! After a previous issue, we decided to give the Hotel a second chance. Thankfully we did !! The service from staff was impeccable. The room provided was just perfect! So very clean, super comfortable, quiet and a little luxury. The most gracious and hospitable owner of the...

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Larchwood
Reviewed 6 November 2014

To save a hassle I opted for the hotel transportation ($65) hoping for the best, no problems other than the price. Check-in was friendly, but being in CR it was sign this, sign that, and sign this. The room was large and very clean, but no fridge, microwave or even a coffee pot in a country famous for its coffee....

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Reviewed 4 November 2014

We just stayed one night after arriving on an evening flight. But the hotel is nicely located in the middle of the city and has a guarded parking lot around the corner where our rental car was delivered the next morning. We enjoyed an upgrade to a room with a jacuzzi. The buffet style breakfast was good as well with...

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Garden Grove, California
Reviewed 29 October 2014

Great staff overall. Each and every staff at this hotel was helpful and had a great smile on their face. Made us feel very welcoming. The hotel is right in the center of San Jose next door to KFC and lots of other shops and food. Convenient and walking distance to the night life of San Jose. The rooms are...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Parking
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
An iconic landmark in San Jose, Costa Rica, Hotel Presidente is a contemporary urban retreat in the heart of downtown San Jose. With its vibrant ambiance, modern decor and great service, our 4-star upscale hotel is the symbol of hospitality and the cultural soul Costa Rica's capital city. Celebrated for our eco-friendly tourism practices, Hotel Presidente is a window into Costa Rica's land, people and heritage. Experience an unforgettable vacation adventure, romantic getaway or business trip at Hotel Presidente... the place to relax, connect, inspire, dine, and explore Costa Rica! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Presidente

Address: Central Avenue Blvd | 7th Street, San Jose 2922-1000, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of San Jose > San Jose Metro > San Jose
Price Range: €86 - €132 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Hotel Presidente 3.5*
Number of rooms: 82
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Also Known As:
Presidente San Jose
Hotel Presidente Costa Rica/San Jose
Hotel Style:
#1 Casino Hotel in San Jose
#6 Romantic Hotel in San Jose
#8 Family Hotel in San Jose
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“We stayed in a nice room for a few days and when we came back a month later they gave us a suite for the same price”
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